Get the latest details on Nelson Mandela's funeral plans and remembrance events leading up to it.
"In every dispute you eventually reach a point where neither party is altogether right or altogether wrong ........"
"Each of us, as citizens, have a role to play in creating a better world for our children" #Madiba #LivingTheLegacy
"South Africa should put the freedom of its press&media at the top of its priorities as a democracy. None of our..."
Today, 30 August 1988 Nelson Mandela had his stomach and chest x-rayed by Dr Shulman #PrisonDiary
Over 12 000 participants demonstrating the "Triumph of the human spirit" today at the #MandelaDayMarathon
"Honour belongs to those who never forsake the truth even when things seem dark & grim, who try over & over........"
"No longer shall we seek to place blame for our condition elsewhere or to look to others to take responsibility...."
"Be ever vigilant, hold governments accountable, struggle for peace & justice" #NelsonMandela #LivingTheLegacy
"Africa is renowned for its beauty, its rich natural heritage & prolific resources – but equally...." #HeritageMonth
Today,31/8/88 #Madiba transferred from Tygerberg Hospital to Constantiaberg MediClinic to continue with TB treatment
".....too much suffering.....could have been prevented by leadership which put the interests of the people supreme"
"We can never be complacent, because the legacies of our past still run very deeply through our society...." #Madiba
Today, 27/8/88 #Madiba noted, Sister de Waal of Tygerberg Hospital where he was being treated had gone on holiday
"The very right to be human is denied every day to hundreds of millions of people as a result of poverty........"
Today, 2/9/88 #Madiba was visited in Pollsmoor Prison by the late anti-apartheid activist & politician Helen Suzman
Join us here tomorrow at 16h00 as we release what is now believed to be #Madiba’s first television interview
"I accepted that if you have a problem, you must face it & not gloss over it" #NelsonMandela #LivingTheLegacy
"To destroy #racism in the world, we, together, must expunge apartheid racism in South Africa. Justice & liberty..."
Today, 28 Aug 2007 #NelsonMandela met with British Prime Minister Gordon Brown in Downing Street, London
Today, 3/9/1947 #NelsonMandela wrote to the Secretary of the Bantu Welfare Trust asking for a loan of 102 pounds
Video deemed to be #Madiba’s first television interview, filmed during Treason Trial break youtu.be/gnNZ_dnEtww
"We must be honest & open about the power relationships between men & women in our society, & we must help build..."
"Blaming things on the past does not make them better" #NelsonMandela #LivingTheLegacy
"The real meaning of the spoken word has to be demonstrated by practical deeds" #NelsonMandela #LivingTheLegacy
"...robust & honest exchange of opinions & criticism is necessary for any society to be truly democratic & for....."
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